How Societies Can Grow Old Better

Amyr Rocha Lima

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There's an irony behind the latest efforts to extend human life: It's no picnic to be an old person in a youth-oriented society.

In his TED Talk, Jared Diamond examines how many different societies treat their elders — some better, some worse — and suggests we all take advantage of experience.

The fact is that older people can become isolated, without meaningful work, and with limited financial resources.

In this fascinating talk, Diamond examines how various societies treat their elders – some better, some worse – and suggests that we all benefit from experience.

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